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Compare 10/5 and 3/63

1st number: 2 0/5, 2nd number: 3/63

10/5 is greater than 3/63

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 63 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 63 = 315,
    10/5 = 10 × 63/5 × 63 = 630/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 5 = 315,
    3/63 = 3 × 5/63 × 5 = 15/315
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 630/315 > 15/315 or 10/5 > 3/63

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